D&K Difference Content

D & K Powder Coating is an 25,000 square foot facility with state of the art equipment. We can accommodate any size part up to 16′ wide, 12′ high and 45′ long in a custom built Col-Met Batch Oven. We feature a Col-Met Paint Booth and GEMA paint application systems.

 

D&K Scope:

D&K Powder Coating has based its business model and strategic plan by being a provider of custom paint applications from one piece runs to production level requirements.  Providing all interested parties internally and externally a quality product that meets or exceeds the established requirements set forth by customers, suppliers, regulatory, statutory and special requirements as needed.

 

 

D&K Quality Policy:

  1. Determine, review and improve all relevant issues internally and externally
  2. Monitor all process performance goals
  3. Continuous improvement of Processes, Product & Suppliers

Accomplishments:

  • ISO 9001:2015 Certified and Registered
  • Proudly donated various powder coating to Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota
  • Sponsor of FIRST Robotics Team 3018 Nordic Storm
  • Powder coated many large designer staircases for Linder Enterprises
  • We provide powder coating services to many commonly known commercial and industrial companies.

Owners

Dana & Kathy Schnepf

Owners

  • Management and business owners for over 25 years.
  • Enjoy traveling and attending shows in their spare time.
  • Reside in North Mankato, MN.

Management Team

Ben Schnepf

General Manager

  • 8 years in production, auto body, automotive and industrial finishing experience.
  • 3 years in powder coat experience.
  • Likes to go target shooting when he’s not at work.
  • Resides in Janesville, MN.

Randy Johnson

Production Manager

James Johnson JR

Assistant Manager

  • Resides in Mankato with his wife, Stevie and dogs; Murphy, Lola, Kaya and Rudy.
  • Very active and enjoys bicycling, kayaking and jogging.
  • Prior powder coating experience.

Torrance Day

Sales/Project Manager

Mary Murphy

Office Manager

Tasha Holstein

Human Resources

Painters and Production Team

Derek Meyer

Washer

Ben Snyder

Production, Painter

  • Has a degree in Automotive Collision Technology.
  • 20 years of coating experience.
  • Likes to go ice fishing and spending time with his son, Dylan.
  • Lives in North Mankato, MN.

David Arizmendi

Painter

Anthony Nelson

Washer

Brennan Kelly

Production

Rick Black

Painter

  • 9 years powder coating experience.
  • 4 years liquid paint experience.
  • Enjoys camping, hunting, fishing and motorcycle riding.
  • Lives in Pemberton, MN.

Blayne Christensen

Production

Bradley Donovan

Production

  • Full time student in the Mechtronics program at South Central College.
  • Mentor for the 2015 Nordic Storm Robotics Team.
  • At home in North Mankato, MN.

Zach Danberry

Production

Fred Lange

Paint Lead

Duol Chut

Washer

Keith Westphal

Maintenance

  • Likes to hunt, fish, shoot darts
  • Enjoys sprint car racing
  • Extensive welding and fabrication experience
  • Lives in St Peter, MN

William Mcalister

Blaster

Josh Schwager

Production

Charlie Bartusek

Production

  • Mankato State Student
  • Lives in New Prague

Scott Pope

Production

Toren Viland

Production

Jeff Petrik

Production

John Reiter

Painter

German Aquino

Painter

Jason Huber

Blaster

Jeremy Jenkins

Production

Randy Gorka

Production

Jered Nelson

Production

Cody Schnepf

Production